Veteran sports scribe A T P Sarathy dead

Veteran sports journalist A T P Sarathy, who had reported on several sporting disciplines with distinction during his long career, died here Sunday of old age.

Tech Mahindra ties up with Dhanraj Pillay to promote hockey

IT firm Tech Mahindra has partnered with an academy promoted by Indian hockey icon Dhanraj Pillay to encourage people to take up the sport.

Malaysia head threatens to pull team from Asian Games

Malaysian Hockey president Sultan Ahmad Shah has threatened to pull the men`s national team from next month`s Asian Games because of a lack of discipline as the fallout from a poor Commonwealth Games performance continues.

India beat Bangladesh 3-1 in final hockey match take series 3-0

Continuing its dominating performance, Indian men`s hockey defeated Bangladesh 3-1 in the third and final match to clean sweep the series 3-0 in Dhaka Saturday.

Jharkhand Olympic Association announces teams and athletes for National Games

Jharkhand Olympic Association (JOA) announced list of teams and athletes of Jharkhand for the upcoming 35th National Games to be held from January 31 to February 14 in Kerala.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 11: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 11, final day of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

CWG 2014: India lose to Australia 0-4, settle for silver in men`s hockey

India`s quest for a Commonwealth Games hockey gold remained unfulfilled as they went down tamely 0-4 to title holders and world champions Australia in the final at the National Hockey Centre, here on Sunday.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 10: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 10 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

CWG 2014: India edge out Kiwis 3-2 to set up hockey final with Australia

India came from two goals down to edge out New Zealand 3-2 in the hockey semifinals of the 20th Commonwealth Games here today and set up a repeat final of the 2010 edition with holders Australia.

India`s schedule on Day 10 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

The penultimate day of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games will have Indian fighting for more medals in athletics, boxing, diving, table tennis and squash; and some important outings in badminton and hockey.

Commonwealth Games 2014, Day 9: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 9 of 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, Day 8: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 8 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 6: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 6 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Indian women annihilate T&T 14-0 in CWG Hockey

A dominant Indian women`s hockey team annihilated hapless Trinidad and Tobago by a whopping 14-0 margin in its third game of the 20th Commonwealth Games here today.

Commonwealth Games, Day 5: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 5 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games. After a productive day 4, India will continue the medal hunt in events as varied as badminton, shooting, table tennis and shot put.

Hockey India asks resignations from Tripura Hockey officials

Hockey India has asked the president, senior vice president and general secretary of Tripura Hockey to immediately submit their resignations after they selected players from outside the state to participate in fourth Sub-Junior Women National Championship (B Division).

Indian women`s hockey team lose 0-3 to New Zealand

The Indian women`s hockey team lost 0-3 to higher ranked New Zealand in their second Pool A match of the 20th Commonwealth Games here Sunday.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 4: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 4 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games. After a productive day 3, India will continue the medal hunt in events as varied as badminton, shooting, table tennis and weightlifting.

India schedule on Day 4 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Day 4 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games has 24 gold medals to win with athletics competitions commencing. After a productive day 3, India will continue the medal hunt in events as varied as badminton, shooting, table tennis and weightlifting.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 3 - As it happened...

Day 3 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games will feature 15 sports with events with 30 gold medals at stake. Indian athletes will feature in nine sports – badminton, boxing, cycling, hockey, judo, lawn bowls, shooting, table tennis and weightlifting.

India schedule on Day 3 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Day 3 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games will feature 15 sports with events with 30 gold medals at stake. Indian athletes will feature in nine sports – badminton, boxing, cycling, hockey, judo, lawn bowls, shooting, table tennis and weightlifting.

National Games to boost Kerala`s sports base

With Kerala gearing up to host its second National Games next year, the state`s sports infrastructure is expected to get over Rs 600 crore as investment.

Hockey Australia names teams for CWG

Hockey Australia (HA) Tuesday announced its men`s and women`s teams for the Commonwealth Games (CWG) to be held from July 23 to August 3 in Glasgow, where both teams will look to defend their titles won four years ago in New Delhi.

India combining Asian and European style hockey: Walsh

A dismal ninth-place finish in the World Cup notwithstanding, Indian coach Terry Walsh chose to see the brighter side and said that the team is trying to mix the Asian and European styles of hockey that can be troublesome for the rivals.

India to play South Korea for ninth position in hockey World Cup

India will be seeking to overcome Asian champions South Korea in the play-off for the ninth position in the ongoing men`s hockey World Cup here, after they failed to improve upon their eighth-place finish in the last (2010) edition at New Delhi.

Hockey World Cup: Resurgent India look to halt Aussie juggernaut

Buoyed by their triumph over Malaysia, India would face their toughest challenge so far when they take on unbeaten reigning champions Australia in their final preliminary game of the hockey World Cup here tomorrow.

Hockey World Cup: Spain`s seasoned strikers present massive challenge for India

Bogged down by two successive losses, an under-pressure Indian hockey team will be confronted by Spain`s livewire strikers when the two teams clash in their preliminary league encounter of the World Cup at the Greenfields Stadium here tomorrow.

Coaches trying to lift sagging morale of beleagured Indians

India`s hockey team today went about working on the mistakes that led their narrow losses in the first two group league matches of the men`s hockey World Cup.

India coach Walsh critical of national camp being held in Delhi

Indian hockey team`s chief coach Terry Walsh today lashed out as the national probables` preparatory camp for the upcoming World Cup is being held in searing capital heat instead of cooler confines in any other part of the country.

Haryana, Madhya Pradesh enter semifinals

Defending Champions Haryana and Madhya Pradesh today reached the semi finals of fourth Hockey Sub-Junior Women National Championship being played at Pune, Maharashtra.